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Go Where the Evidence Leads (Video)

Tim explains how many scientists exclude possible conclusions based on philosophical ideas before looking at the evidence.

Blog Post | Science | Tim Barnett | May 6, 2019

Training Students for War

We are at war. It’s not a war of bombs and bayonets. It’s not a war against flesh and blood. In fact, it’s not a physical war at all. It’s a spiritual war, and here’s how we fight.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | April 30, 2019

Did Jesus Die on a Torture Stake?

Christians and Jehovah’s Witnesses have fundamentally different views not only on why Jesus died on the cross but also on whether Jesus died on a cross. Here are five reasons to think He did.

Blog Post | Theology | Tim Barnett | April 4, 2019

The Single Biggest Threat to Faith: Apologetics?

An author has called apologetics “the single biggest threat to genuine Christian faith that we face today,” but it’s anti-intellectualism—not apologetics—that is arguably the greatest threat.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 21, 2019

The Counter-Cultural Definition of Faith (Video)

Tim gives a helpful analogy for biblical faith.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | March 18, 2019

An Apologetic for Apologetics with Alisa Childers

Not everyone is a fan of apologetics, but there reasons why we should all be prepared to give an apologetic for what we believe.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | March 6, 2019

Can You Ground Objective Morality in a God That Does Not Exist?

Can a person who believes in a God that does not exist still have a good grounding for objective morality? The distinction between “in principle” and “in reality” is crucial to answering this question.

Blog Post | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | February 19, 2019

Is Faith Just Wishful Thinking? (Video)

What is faith according to the Bible? Are science and faith at odds?

Blog Post | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | February 18, 2019

A Manual for Creating Atheists Who Create Straw Men

The misrepresentations of Christianity in Peter Boghossian’s A Manual for Creating Atheists are a good reminder that you can only properly respond to a view after you understand it.

Blog Post | Apologetics | Tim Barnett | February 5, 2019

Why Evidence Will Not Convince Some Atheists

It’s tempting to think belief in God comes down to the evidence and nothing else. But is it really that simple? Does belief in God merely depend on evidence?

Blog Post | Philosophy | Tim Barnett | January 22, 2019